The United States, with an excursion into Mexico handbook for travellers by James F. Muirhead

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Published by Karl Baedeker, Publisher, Scribner"s Sons in Leipsic, New York .

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Statementedited by Karl Baedeker ; with 19 maps and 24 plans.
ContributionsBaedeker, Karl, ed., Karl Baedeker (Firm)
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Pagination579 p. :
Number of Pages579
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Open LibraryOL24140260M

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